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Description of Difference-in-Differences and Synthetic Control Workshop

Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 9:00am to 2:00pm

Naveen Jindal School of Management (JSOM), JSOM 2.903
800 W. Campbell Road, Richardson, Texas 75080-3021

By Dr. Scott Cunningham
Professor of Economics at Baylor University 
Author of the econometrics text, Causal Inference: The Mixtape.

Difference-in-Differences and Synthetic Control approaches are important tools in the applied researcher's toolkit as many of the policies that we are interested in evaluating are implemented for certain areas after a certain time. The state of the art for these methods is changing rapidly. Dr. Cunningham will provide a short course on recent advances in Difference-in-Differences and Synthetic Control Methods here at UT Dallas.  

Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-5331 for assistance or send an email to ADACoordinator@utdallas.edu. All requests should be received no later than 10 business days prior to the event.